Investments

PRIVATE DEBT

Consultants see continued drive towards ‘alternative’ private debt, including regulatory capital and direct lending strategies

Consultants see continued drive towards ‘alternative’ private debt, including regulatory capital and direct lending strategies

Private debt strategies continue to gain investor traction, as institutional allocators look to increasingly esoteric ‘alternative’ fixed- income- style products, according to interviews with global and boutique investment consultancies conducted by Private Equity Wire.  

MANAGER INSIGHTS

Evolving alpha: Long-running quant fund Millburn Ridgefield’s 50-year strategy for success

Evolving alpha: Long-running quant fund Millburn Ridgefield’s 50-year strategy for success

Barry Goodman, co-CEO of quantitative investment manager Millburn Ridgefield Corporation, outlines how the firm is aiming to build on its successful 50-year track record with a new strategy that includes exposure to global, Chinese and thematic commodity markets. And as ever, a combination of human experience and the 'power of the machine' will be key…

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UBS, Envestnet and iCapital Network partner to deliver access to curated alternative investment products

UBS, Envestnet and iCapital Network partner to deliver access to curated alternative investment products

Envestnet and iCapital Network1 (iCapital) have announced a strategic relationship to deliver access to curated UBS and iCapital alternative investment products through Envestnet's platform. To power the initiative, Envestnet will launch the Alternatives Exchange, a new solution designed to provide these products to the firm's clients, leveraging iCapital's turnkey technology through single-sign-on access.